Placement Test

This diagnostic tool will provide you with the information necessary to place students within the S.P.I.R.E. program.

Download the test for free.

1 per teacher

Teacher’s Guides

The central resource to teach each level, the Teacher’s Guide offers step-by-step support for each concept. Explicit, teacher led instruction is provided for every part of the S.P.I.R.E. ten-step lesson in an easy-to follow format.

1 per teacher for each S.P.I.R.E. level

Blackline Masters


  • Lesson Planners
  • Phoneme Segmentation and Phoneme-Grapheme Sheets
  • Graphic Organizers
  • Dictation Paper
  • Fluency Drills
  • and many more resources

Also includes a variety of formal and informal, formative and summative assessments.

1 per teacher for each S.P.I.R.E. level

Phoneme Segmentation Chart

Model phonemic awareness activities with this two-sided, 15" x 18" magnetic chart. Includes magnetic circle and rectangle pieces.

1 per teacher

Phonogram Cards

Color-coded cards for each phonogram or concept are used in daily fluency practice.

1 per small group

Word Cards

Word Cards are used in daily automaticity drills. Traffic light colors cue students:

Stop! Non-phonetic (sight) word!
Slow down! There’s an unusual sound!
Go! It’s decodable!

1 per teacher for each S.P.I.R.E. level

Student Manipulative Kit

Kit includes a magnetic board and letters as well as packages of sound circles and syllable rectangles.

1 per teacher for demonstration

S.P.I.R.E. STAR Online Teacher Instruction, Assessment, and Reporting

The S.P.I.R.E. STAR™ Digital Teacher Companion lets teachers easily Share, Track, Assess and Report student data. Student workbooks are bundled together with the S.P.I.R.E. STAR Digital Teacher Companion - which allows teachers to score students' print assessments and track their progress online. With STAR, all teacher materials including blackline masters and demonstration tools are a click away, saving valuable prep time.

Student Workbooks

Consumable workbooks offer decoding, fluency, and comprehension practice for every concept and reading selection. All text, including directions, is decodable.

1 per student for each S.P.I.R.E. level

Illustrated Decodable Readers

Fully decodable fiction and nonfiction readers cover content-area topics from science, social studies, and literature.

Set A includes 60 illustrated versions of passage selections for rereads and fluency.

Set B presents 60 original titles for further practice.

Available in print and digital formats.

Professional Learning

Our staff helps support your implementation needs with a range of onsite/virtual Professional Learning offerings including initial, refresher and coaching sessions.

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